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CB&Q Br. #142.57

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BH Photo #367013

Map 

Description 

Total length is approximate

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through girder bridge over East Branch Locust Creek on former Burlington Northern Railroad (ex-CB&Q)
Location
Sullivan County, Missouri
Status
Abandoned with center TPG span missing
History
Abandoned 1971, center TPG span collapsed or removed between August, 2012 and May, 2015
Railroads
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CBQ)
Design
1 Sp. 44' Through Plate Girder
8 Sp. Timber Pile Trestle
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 188.0 ft.
Also called
BN - East Branch Locust Creek Bridge
CB&Q - East Branch Locust Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.29815, -93.10237   (decimal degrees)
40°17'53" N, 93°06'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/491299/4460854 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pollock
Inventory number
BH 74080 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2016: Updated by Dylan VanAntwerp: Added categories "Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad", "Burlington Northern Railroad", "railroad"

Sources 

  • Dylan VanAntwerp - dylan_vanantwerp [at] live [dot] com